Romo had 17 points in Saturday’s second round to give him 37 at Edgewood Golf Club. Dan Quinn is in second with 40 points and Mark Mulder is third with 38.
Romo struggled with his putter for the second straight day, shooting a 76 with five bogeys in a six-hole stretch on the front nine. He had two back-nine birdies to keep him in contention.
Other golfers with Dallas ties include ex-Dallas Stars Brett Hull (29 points) and Mike Modano (24), who are in 15th and 23rd respectively, Tim Brown (10), Emmitt Smith (minus-9), Miles Austin (minus-12) and Jason Witten (minus-24).